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3 Steps to being complete: {Warning} PERSECUTION for doing what is right is to be expected It is the price for entering the Kingdom ((this is from Matthew 5)) What you need to have happen: STEP 1: stop having contempt for people. STEP 2: clear up you character, get some integrity. STEP 3: Now you are capable of returning good when evil is done. (Mercy and Grace) You are able to be complete (TELOS) like God is. ((this is from Matthew 6)) How you can have it happen? STEP 1: …

presenting complete people

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Colossians 1:28 We proclaim Him, admonishing every man and teaching every man with all wisdom, so that we may present every man complete (telos) in Christ. Our proclamation is a person, not a system. For us to communicate what it means to know, love, serve and treasure Christ, we need to take time to allow His goodness to minister to us. We need to take the time and energy to set our minds on Him and to receive grace from Him. It is out of the grace He gives that …

Greek to me! Telos definitions and usage

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The Good News of Completeness Be TELOS like God is. – Jesus (Mat 5:48) Be2071 ye5210 therefore3767 perfect,5046 even as5618 your5216 Father3962 which3588 is in1722 heaven3772 is2076 perfect.5046 Greek terms related to Completeness TELOS (end, completion, fulfillment, perfection, maturity, …) G5056 τέλος telos tel’-os From a primary word τέλλω tellō (to set out for a definite point or goal); properly the point aimed at as a limit, that is, (by implication) the conclusion of an act or state (termination [literally, figuratively or indefinitely], result [immediate, ultimate or prophetic], purpose); specifically …